South Hill

Enjoy every visit to the South Hill Gene Juarez Salon & Spa in this warm and alluring environment. Rejuvenate and transform in our contemporary hair salon and spa, located in the South Hill Mall. From a Custom Haircut to the holistic healing of our Custom Massage, your visit will be a memorable one.





Chanel is originally from North Dakota and started her career in hair in 1996. She’s been a colorist at Gene Juarez for over 14 years and specializes in grey coverage, base color and is balayage certified.



Elle is from Lakewood, WA and has been in the hair industry for 14 years. As a colorist at Gene Juarez for 13 years, she most enjoys perms and is balayage certified.



Penelope is from Yelm, WA. She’s been a colorist and with Gene Juarez for over six years and loves doing foils, balayage and highlights.



Tara is from Puyallup, WA. She has been a colorist for 16 years and has been with Gene Juarez for the last 10 years. She is balayage certified and loves working with red hair and the challenge of a corrective color service. Follow her on Instagram @tararivergj.


Premier Artists


Premier Designer

Danielle is a premier designer with over 14 years of industry experience. She has been with Gene Juarez since 2014, specializing in all hair types and textures, and is Keratin Smoothing Treatment certified.


Premier Designer

Laura is from nearby Bonney Lake, WA and is a premier designer. She has been a designer for 19 years, spending all of her career at Gene Juarez.  She loves short cuts as well as working with fine and straight hair.


Premier Designer

Thor is from both California and Washington. He is a premier designer, spending his 14 year career all at Gene Juarez. Thor loves working with any length of women’s hair and is one of South Hill’s men’s specialist.




Casey is from Eastern Washington and has been a designer with Gene Juarez for four years. She is not only a certified curl expert, but loves to help educate her clients with tips for curly styles and at-home care. Casey also specializes in working with fine hair, creating styles to give hair fullness. She is also passionate about braiding. Catch up with her on Instagram @casey.cutter!



William is from Tacoma, WA and has been a designer for 20 years! We are lucky that he has spent his entire career at Gene Juarez. William loves giving haircuts and loves working with short hair.


Therapist Profile Coming Soon!


Premier Therapists


Premier Massage Therapist

Angela is from Seattle, WA and has been a massage therapist for 12 years. She has been with Gene Juarez for seven years and also assists with training new massage professionals for the company. Her specialties include deep tissue, body treatments and relaxation massage.



Massage Therapist

Ava grew up all over the US, South Korea and Germany, settling in Seattle. She’s been a massage therapist for five years and has worked at Gene Juarez for four. Ava incorporates breath into her practice to naturally relieve tension while helping the body to relax. She has experience with Deep Tissue, Lomi Lomi and frozen shoulder tension. To provide a restful and rejuvenating experience for her clients, Ava loves to include warming therapy with heat packs, hot towels and helps create a relaxing environment with aromatherapy.


Massage Therapist

Iris is originally from Fort Lauderdale, FL. She has been a massage therapist for over 16 years and has been with Gene Juarez for over 10. She specializes in reflexology, deep tissue massage, relaxation massage and aromatherapy.

Skin Care


Skin Care Therapist & Makeup Artist

Justin is originally from California and joined the Gene Juarez team as a makeup artist three years ago . He’s been in the skin and makeup industry for 10 years and loves to help his clients achieve their skin care goals through relaxing facials.


Premier Therapists


Premier Nail Artist

Natalya is from here in the South Hill area. She has been a nail artist for 18 years and has been with Gene Juarez for eleven. She loves the massage portion of her services so she can ensure her clients are as relaxed as possible. Natalya loves pedicures (don’t we all?).


Therapist Profile Coming Soon!

Visit Us

3500 South Meridian Street
Suite 910
Puyallup, WA 98373

Call or text 253.770.8400

Please note our holiday and temporary operating hours

Monday 11am – 7pm
Tuesday 9am – 8pm 
Wednesday 9am – 8pm
Thursday 9am – 8pm
Friday 9am – 8pm 
Saturday 9am – 8pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm

Driving Directions

Northbound on I-5: Take Exit 127 onto SR 512/Puyallup/Mt. Rainier. Turn right onto ramp SR 161/South Hill/Eatonville. Turn right onto SR 161 (104th St E).

Southbound on I-5: Take a right onto SR 512 towards Puyallup/Olympia. Turn right onto ramp, SR 161 S/South Hill/Eatonville. Turn left onto SR 161 (104th St E).

Available Services
  • Balayage
  • Base Color
  • Body Treatments
  • Bridal Hair
  • Calligraphy Cut
  • European Facial
  • Lash Application
  • GJ Express Blowdry & Finish
  • GJ Signature Blowdry
  • Haircut
  • Highlights
  • Kérastase Salon Conditioning Treatments
  • Keratin Smoothing Treatment
  • Manicures
  • Massage
  • Nail Enhancements
  • Nail Extensions
  • Pedicures
  • Relaxers
  • Special Occasion Makeup
  • Ultrasound Facial
  • Waxing